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mineralocorticoid biosynthetic process

Known as: mineralocorticoid anabolism, mineralocorticoid biosynthesis, mineralocorticoid formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of mineralocorticoids, hormonal C21 corticosteroids synthesized from cholesterol… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Mitochondrial P450 type enzymes catalyze central steps in steroid biosynthesis, including cholesterol conversion to pregnenolone… Expand
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2005
2005
The octapeptide hormone, angiotensin II (AngII) and ACTH stimulate mineralocorticoid biosynthesis in the zona glomerulosa of the… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
In the adrenal glomerulosa cell, aldosterone is synthesized from cholesterol, which is supplied to the cell and stored under the… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
In addition to intracellular cholesterol synthesis, plasma low- and high-density lipoproteins (LDL and HDL, respectively) are the… Expand
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2001
2001
Angiotensin II is one of the main physiological regulators of aldosterone biosynthesis in the zona glomerulosa of the adrenal… Expand
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1999
1999
In adrenal glomerulosa cells, the stimulation of aldosterone biosynthesis by angiotensin II (Ang II) involves the activation of a… Expand
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1998
1998
Atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) is a potent inhibitor of mineralocorticoid synthesis induced in adrenal glomerulosa cells by… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The unique characteristics of the primate (particularly human) fetal adrenal were first realized in the early 1900s when its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In adrenal glomerulosa cells, angiotensin II (Ang II) and potassium stimulate aldosterone synthesis through activation of the… Expand
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1991
1991
We have isolated and characterized two isozymes of mouse steroid 11 beta-hydroxylase (11 beta-OHase), designated 11 beta-OHase… Expand
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